Strands: Christopher Hampton may claim modestly to be "so slow with plays," but you might think otherwise in a climate that finds the 59-year-old scribe surfacing almost everywhere.
Jerry Hall smiles her way through the new London revival, though it seems unlikely too many patrons will return the grin. A touring production tarted up as a star vehicle for a celebrity who's barely…
As the Royal Court prepares to mark its half-century next year, the playhouse that gave us John Osborne's "Look Back in Anger" in 1956 is anticipating a lineup of work in the same tradition of…
Add the Savoy Theater to the empire of U.K. playhouses owned by Ambassador Theater Group.
The West End revival of "Guys and Dolls," starring Ewan McGregor and Jane Krakowski, has recouped its £3 million ($5.24 million) capitalization in 17 weeks.
Jeremy Irons will return to the West End for the first time in nearly 20 years to headline a new Christopher Hampton play, "Embers," directed by Michael Blakemore.
After several months in which London's theatrical big hitters have mostly landed in tiny subsidized venues, the West End is revving up. The next six weeks see an unusually busy -- and weighty…
Shakespeare's history play itself makes history for marking the Bardic debut of Kevin Spacey, discounting his lone spear-carrying gig in Central Park two decades ago. Whether Trevor Nunn's production…
London's commercial theater aims commendably high with "Epitaph for George Dillon," John Osborne's early play about a young actor-writer whose fate can be foretold from the title. What can't be…
Britain's love affair with David Mamet is sure to be sorely tested by "Romance," even in a Lindsay Posner production that improves upon its Off Broadway debut earlier this year. The courtroom farce…